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clambake in CT.

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Hey all! A bunch of us come up fr. the Maryland/D.C. area to Voluntown, CT for Memorial Day weekend every year. A friend has a bunch of cabins on a lake. Last year we did a great pig roast one day. This year we are interested in doing a clambake. So my questions are:
1. Are there any seafood shops in Norwich or surrounding areas that would cater something like this (for a reasonable price) on Memorial Day weekend, probably Sunday?
2. Even more preferable, does anyone have recs. for a place to buy the lobsters, clams, etc. and cook them ourselves?
Whatever other suggestions you New England Chowhounders would have would be wonderful. Thanks.

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  1. You can contact Abbott's Lobster In the Rough and have them make up a clam bake for your group and take it back to (I'm guessing it's Beach Pond) and cook it there yourselves. It can be great fun and a great meal. There is also Seafood Etc. in Norwich who can hook you up with everything you need. Have a great time. Maybe I'll take a walk down and say hello.
    HC

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    Abbott's Lobster In the Rough
    117 Pearl St, Groton, CT 06340